Budget 2020: Commerce Ministry bats for an increase in customs duty on 270 items

When Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman tables her second budget on February 1, she will be doing so in the backdrop of one of the most challenging times that the Indian economy has faced. While people across India will be waiting with bated breath for income tax sops, investors and market players will be keeping a… Continue reading Budget 2020: Commerce Ministry bats for an increase in customs duty on 270 items

SOPA has demanded increase in customs duty on crude soyabean oil duty to 45%

PUNE: Soyabean Processors association of India (SOPA) has opposed reduction in customs duty on edible oils claiming that it will help only the import lobby and crush the local edible oil industry. It has called for increase in customs duty to 45% on crude soyabean oil. “We feel that in view of the reasons given… Continue reading SOPA has demanded increase in customs duty on crude soyabean oil duty to 45%

GJEPC setting up a Common Facility Center at Bow Bazar

States » EastPosted at: Jan 30 2020 4:24PM Kolkata, Jan 30 (UNI) The Gem & Jewellery Export Promotion Council (GJEPC) is setting up a Common Facility Center at Bow Bazar with a view to enhancing the productivity and quality of products, especially the small gem and Jewellery units set in Bow Bazar and its surrounding… Continue reading GJEPC setting up a Common Facility Center at Bow Bazar

Top 5 expectations from Budget 2020; L&T, UltraTech top stocks to buy: Angel Broking

Given the recent slowdown in the economy, there are expectations that the budget would contain bold measures to boost the economy, Jyoti Roy, DVP Equity Strategist, Angel Broking Ltd said in a podcast with Moneycontrol.Tight fiscal and monetary policy over the past few years coupled with major structural changes have taken a toll on growth… Continue reading Top 5 expectations from Budget 2020; L&T, UltraTech top stocks to buy: Angel Broking

Trade demands opening up of onion exports as prices slide rapidly

Onion prices have been ruling around Rs 100 a kg in retail for close to three months as excess unseasonal rainfall damaged the delicate crop across the country. On Thursday, medium quality onion was selling at Rs 25/kg in retail in Maharashtra. On Monday, wholesale prices fell to an average of Rs 23 a kg.… Continue reading Trade demands opening up of onion exports as prices slide rapidly

Piyush Goyal asks traders to promote swadeshi by selling, consuming local goods

Updated : January 29, 2020 09:10 AM IST Goyal exhorted domestic traders to pay heed to the call given by Prime Minister Narendra Modi to promote swadeshi products. Modi in one of his ‘Mann Ki Baat’ programmes has called upon people to promote indigenous products. Have you signed up for Primo, our daily newsletter? It… Continue reading Piyush Goyal asks traders to promote swadeshi by selling, consuming local goods

National Scrutiny | India won’t brook Malaysia’s stand on J&K clampdown, CAA

The East Asia Division in the External Affairs Ministry of India covers big economies like China and Japan. China is always the big focus in the region not only for the foreign ministry but also for commerce, defence and home ministries as the large northern neighbour poses multiple challenges. India’s relations with Japan as well… Continue reading National Scrutiny | India won’t brook Malaysia’s stand on J&K clampdown, CAA

India Edible Oil: Up as govt may not cut import duty; BMD CPO dn 10%

Other News ANALYSIS: Rating spectre looms over fiscally-shot govt’s FY21 Budget Tuesday, Jan 28 The onus on turning the economy around, or at least to begin the revival, is on the cash-strapped central government. But rating agencies will not be forgiving if India’s finances unravel any further and growth does not rebound. By Siddharth Upasani NEW DELHI –… Continue reading India Edible Oil: Up as govt may not cut import duty; BMD CPO dn 10%